Cataract & Refractive Institute of Florida – Lehigh Acres, FL

Our Lehigh Acres Office

The Cataract & Refractive Institute of Florida in Lehigh Acres, FL is a privately owned ophthalmology practice that provides general vision and comprehensive eye care. A few of our most popular services include eye exams, dry eye treatment, and precision cataract surgery. Our overall goal is to provide safe, effective treatment within a welcoming environment. When patients visit our office, they can rest assured that they are in good hands. Our office boasts an inviting reception area, consultation room, and private treatment rooms. Contact our office today to learn more.
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Our Services

We offer an extensive list of services for the treatment of common eye concerns, dry eye syndrome, refractive errors, cataracts, and glaucoma. Our treatments range from prescription eye drops, topical medication, eyeglasses, intraocular lenses, minimally invasive surgery, laser procedures, and more.
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General Eye Health

Receive personalized care for common eye infections to refractive errors, like nearsightedness and astigmatism.

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Dry Eye Syndrome

From conservative treatments to advanced therapies, there are a variety of care options to choose from to remedy dry eye syndrome.

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Optical Center

Choose from a wide selection of stylish frames and name brand contacts to enhance your vision.

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Refractive Vision Correction

Correct refractive errors, such as presbyopia, with conductive keratoplasty and refractive lens exchange.

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Safely and effectively remove cloudy lenses with precision cataract surgery to restore your ocular health and vision.

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Reduce the effects of glaucoma and prevent future vision loss with MIGS, filtration surgery, and selective laser trabeculoplasty.

James Croley III Certificates


Dr. James E. Croley III is a board-certified ophthalmologist and the founder of the Cataract & Refractive Institute of Florida. He graduated manga cum laude from Cumberland College before attending medical school at the University of Miami and completing his residency at the University of Alabama Eye Foundation Hospital. Additionally, he studied at Stanford University where he gained further education in advanced ophthalmology techniques. Dr. Croley is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Florida Society of Ophthalmology.

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